US House of Representatives passes bill to toughen sanctions on RussiaWorld July 26, 1:09
Diplomat blasts US media reports on Russia's alleged arms supplies to TalibanRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 25, 21:39
Putin, Iraqi vice-president discuss possible supplies of T-90 tanksMilitary & Defense July 25, 21:18
Sports minister hopes for Russia’s membership reinstatement with IAAF before 2018Sport July 25, 20:47
The highlights of 2017 FINA World ChampionshipsSport July 25, 19:37
IAAF to hear report on Russia’s reinstatement ahead of 2017 Athletics World ChampionshipSport July 25, 19:25
EU Council to discuss Nord Stream 2 project in SeptemberBusiness & Economy July 25, 19:13
Berlin preparing common European response to Siemens turbines supplies to Crimea — sourceBusiness & Economy July 25, 18:49
Finnish president: Dialog with Putin is direct and clearWorld July 25, 18:22
KIEV, 6 March. /TASS/. Speaker of Ukraine’s military operation in the country’s east Andriy Lysenko said on Friday the Ukrainian army has completed withdrawal of its Grad multiple rocket launch systems at a distance of more than 25 km from the conflict sides’ contact line in Donbas.
"Yesterday we completed with withdrawal of the Grad systems. Observers of the special monitoring mission of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) recorded the equipment pullout at a distance of more than 25 km," he told a briefing on Friday.
He also said no Ukrainian military were killed over the past day, only four soldiers were wounded.
Chief negotiator of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) in the Contact Group on the Ukrainian crisis settlement Pushilin said on March 3 that Kiev had promised to complete the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the contact line in the conflict zone in Donbas by March 7. "That’s important for us because we completed the withdrawal of weaponry ahead of schedule," he said.
Militia units of the LPR and DPR reportedly fully completed with pullout of heavy weaponry by March 1.